Tag Archives: Baby Boom Generation

In The Middle of The Sun: VH1 Legends- Jim Morrison and The Doors: The Lizard King

Source:Action “Here’s a very rare documentary without the annoying subtitles, narrated by Henry Rollins. I recorded it on VHS back in something like 1997, then recorded it onto a recordable DVD-R. The tape it was oiginally on stopped working right … Continue reading

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Salon: Timothy Denevi- Hunter S. Thompson in Chicago, 1968: ‘The Battle For The Democratic Party’s Soul’

Source: The New Democrat If 1967 was the summer of love, then 1968 was the summer of discontentment, revolution, upheaval, whatever other big words that you prefer to voice a national unhappiness with the country and how things were going. … Continue reading

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David Hoffman: What The 1960s Did To America

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Plus The 1960s was truly a revolution for American culture and politics. We go from a very conservative collectivist period from the 1940s and 50s to a period where all … Continue reading

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David Hoffman: Hippies Remember The Glory Days

Source: The New Democrat Plus If you are familiar with leftist publications like Salon, The Nation, The American Prospect, AlterNet, TruthOut and I’m sure I’ve left some other out and the Occupy Wall Street movement and what is left of it … Continue reading

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Crash Course: John Green- The 1960s in America: Crash Course US History

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat It would be impossible to write out and cover the entire 1960s decade in one blog post. For one I wasn’t born in the decade and didn’t live in the decade … Continue reading

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History Channel: 1968 With Tom Brokaw

Source: FRS Daily Journal Plus 1968 was one of if not the most explosive years in American history, for good and bad. With everything that happened that year from political assassinations, with people being freed to be themselves and live the … Continue reading

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The Doors: When The Music’s Over: Jim Morrison and The Doors

  Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Journal Plus The 1960s was an incredible decade for the Boomer Generation and everyone else. With the Civil Rights Movement, the anti-war movement and all other political movements on the left-wing in … Continue reading

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